New Future Fellow for Organisational Behaviour at UWA

Thursday, 25 November 2010

UWA Business School Professor Sharon Parker has been awarded a Future Fellowship in the Australian Research Council's (ARC) latest round of funding.

The four-year fellowship is worth over $800,000, and will allow Professor Parker to continue her work in the area of proactive work behaviour.

UWA Business School Wins Four ARC Grants

Friday, 29 October 2010

The University of Western Australia Business School has won three Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery grants and one ARC Linkage grant in the 2011 round of funding.

Virtually Effective: The Case of Cross-Cultural Teams

Thursday, 28 October 2010

The days of old-fashioned face-to-face communication are all but gone. Instead, today's work environments are characterised by virtual teams, says Winthrop Professor Cristina Gibson, from The University of Western Australia Business School.

Recognition for Research Excellence

Friday, 15 October 2010

UWA Business School
Early career and established researchers alike have been recognised with the announcement of the winners of two sets of awards: the Business School Established Researcher ‘Best Paper' Prizes, and the Ahern Family Early Career Research Portfolio Prizes.

UWA Professor Honoured in Accounting Hall of Fame

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

The University of Western Australia Business School's Emeritus Professor Philip Brown has become one of five inaugural inductees into Australia's first Accounting Hall of Fame.

The Australian Accounting Hall of Fame was last week launched at the University of Melbourne.

Preventing Workplace Stress Through Self-Leadership

Monday, 23 August 2010

Australian workers' compensation claims for work-related stress have now reached over $200 million per year. The cost to employers in lost productivity is even higher, with some estimates putting the figure at over $14 billion per year.

Yet according to Associate Professor Kerrie Unsworth, from The University of Western Australia Business School, a great deal of work-related stress could be prevented.

Message from the Dean

Thursday, 15 July 2010

The Business School is currently readying itself for the biggest academic changes in UWA's 100-year history. In 2012, we will be introducing a program of new courses that will balance breadth and depth of knowledge to equip our students with a holistic global outlook and provide exposure to different disciplinary approaches.

Re-Thinking Market Efficiency in Accounting and Finance

Monday, 5 July 2010

UWA Business School
Two distinguished University of Western Australia alumni will be among the guest speakers at the upcoming Accounting and Finance Forum.

Patricia Dechow and Richard Sloan, both now professors at the University of California Berkeley, will return to UWA for the forum, due to be held from 11 July to 13 July.

UWA Business School Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards

Friday, 14 May 2010

UWA Business School
It was a night of celebration on 29 April when the prestigious UWA Business School Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards ceremony was held.

There were many nominees for the six Excellence in Teaching categories, reflecting the high quality of teaching staff within the Faculty.